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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 4:33 | Tran: 10:41 | Set: 16:49
Alt: 40.11°   Az: 190.29°   Direction: South

HR2024 is a variable giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Orion.

HR2024 visual magnitude is 5.98. Because of its faintness, HR2024 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Image of HR2024 star
DSS2 image of HR2024. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2024 during the next 10000 years (0.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.50 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


05h 51m 46s
+02° 01’ 47”
00h 31m 26s
06h 23m 13s


05h 50m 30s
+02° 01’ 27”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR2024 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2024.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2024 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2024. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR2024 is distant 1,128.03 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.

7 km/s
0.001 arcsec/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR2024 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 88.0°
Max altitude: 40.5°
Azimuth: 272.0°